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  "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland   great trivia quiz  
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A sweet story of family, love, change and of course, The Louisiana Purchase Exposition (aka St. Louis World Fair)!
Easier, 10 Qns, sarrie22, Mar 09 07
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  Take this Meet Me In St. Louis Quiz   popular trivia quiz  
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"Meet Me In St. Louis" is a wonderful old family film! My daughter and I created this quiz and had a lot of fun doing so. Come jump on the trolley and have a gay old time!
Average, 10 Qns, Jillucy, Sep 19 14
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For you out there who have seen this movie, I know you'll enjoy! It's really easy unless you haven't seen it for awhile.
Average, 10 Qns, Bridgie_gurl, Feb 12 07
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What is the name of the Smiths' housemaid?

From Quiz "Meet Me in St. Louis"

Meet Me In St. Louis Trivia Questions

1. What are the names of the Smith children, in order of age, from oldest to youngest?

From Quiz
"Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: Lon, Rose, Esther, Agnes, Tootie

Lon was in college, Rose and Esther were both interested in finding a suitable boy to marry, Agnes was a tomboy and Tootie was the youngest. Tootie loved playing with her dolls and giving them tragic, romantic illnesses. In the beginning of the movie, she tells Mr. Neely, the ice delivery man, that one of her dolls has four fatal diseases, to which he responds, "...and it only takes one."

2. In the begining of the movie Momma and Katie are in the Smith kitchen cooking somthing; what is it?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: Ketchup & catsup

Can you imagine having homemade catsup! Momma and Katie keep having a disagreement throughout the process about how sweet it should be. Everyone in the family has his or her opinion! They even put the catsup in little bottles. How charming!

3. What is the name of the Smiths' housemaid?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: Katie

4. What does Father ask Tootie to remind him to do?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: spank her

Tootie left her roller skate at the top of the stairs. When Father comes down to dinner, you hear him tumble all the way down. Tootie is already seated at the dinner table and he places the skate in front of her and says, "Tootie, remind me to spank you later."

5. Why was dinner going to be an hour early?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: Rose was expecting a long distance call

Rose was expecting a call from Warren in New York. They all thought that he was going to propose to her so they didn't want her father in the house while the call came through.

6. What does Grandpa have a large collection of?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: hats

He has a hat on in almost every scene. His collection includes a fez with a tassel and a beanie!

7. How do Esther and the boy next door finally meet?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: At Lon's going away party

Esther tries in vain to catch John's attention across the lawn, but then decides meeting across the lawn would be too "ordinary". To help Esther out, Rose makes up her mind to have their brother, Alonzo or "Lon", invite him to his going away to college party.

8. Finish off this song: 'How can I ignore the boy next door I love him more than I can say. Doesn't try to please me, Doesn't even tease me and he never sees me ______ ______ ______.'

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: glance his way

Esther sang this song looking out her window into John Truitt's yard, after Rose told her she would get him to come to Lonni's going away party.

9. When Tootie and Esther perform the Cake Walk, what two items do they use?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: hat and cane

Esther helps Tootie find a small hat that will fit her among the collection they have from their male party guests. Rose plays the piano while the two sing, "Under the Bamboo Tree". Tootie also sings an off-colored song to the guests which everyone finds adorable, except for her older sisters. She sings, "I was drunk last night, dear mother. I was drunk the night before. And if you'll forgive me, dear mother, I'll never get drunk anymore." A naughty song for 1904!

10. On Halloween night Tootie and Agnes, the two youngest sisters, pull a trick. While trying to keep out of trouble Tootie accuses the boy next door of beating her up. What is the trick that causes such a commotion?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: Stuffing a dress and putting it on the trolley track

John was only trying to hide the girls, so they wouldn't get caught by the policeman. Poor John! After hearing Tootie's crazy story, Esther goes next door and beats John up! All turns out right though; John and Esther share their first kiss that night! Sweet ain't it?

11. What was the name of the dance Esther and Tootie did at Lonni's going away party?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: Cake Walk

12. What is the family eating after the girls go trick-or-treating on Halloween?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: Cake and ice cream

Everyone is sitting around enjoying cake and ice cream when Father announces that they are moving to New York. After that, they all seem to lose their appetite and Esther and Rose leave the room crying. Tootie is more concerned about digging up her dolls which she buried in the backyard before they move to New York. Everyone is upset that they will miss the Fair.

13. When Papa Smith comes home Halloween night, he announces to the family that he has accepted a new position with his firm. That means the whole family is moving! Where is the family moving to?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: New York City & New York

Papa tells the Smith family they are moving to New York City; everyone is distraught at leaving their beloved St. Louis! Papa's feelings are hurt because he thought he was just doing what was best for his family. The family ends up having a sing along and all is well, even though hearts are still heavy at the prospect of moving away.

14. What was on John Truitt's hat when Esther handed it to him?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: raisins

Esther had deliberately hid John's hat so that it would delay him and it would give her a chance to try to make him kiss her.

15. In preparation for the Christmas Ball, Rose tells Esther that they need every ounce of allure to win all the men away from Lucille Ballard. What must Esther wear to help give her more allure?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: corset

Rose bets that no New York girl would dare leave the house without a corset on, including Lucille Ballard. Lon is in love with Lucille, who is attending the ball with Rose's beloved, Warren. The Smith sisters are determined to take revenge on Lucille for the heartache she has caused Rose and Lon. This is the first time Esther has had to wear a corset and although it does wonders for her figure, it is so tight, she isn't sure how she will get through the night without fainting. The girls look smashing in their dresses and plan to keep their dance cards full all night.

16. The Christmas dance is approaching and Rose does not have an escort. Who ends up taking Rose to the Christmas dance?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: Lon

Lon is also without an escort; his New York sweetheart, Lucille, is going to attend the dance with Warren Sheffield. Rose and Lon decide to attend together, after Esther says that she will not attend the dance with John unless Rose and Lon attend together.

17. What does Rose loathe, hate and abominate?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: money

Rose says she loathes, hates and abominates money. And her father replied that she also spends it. Esther said she loathes, hates and abominates bullies when she beat John up.

18. Why is John not able to go to the dance with Esther?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: he doesn't have his tuxedo

Esther is devastated to find out that John played basketball all afternoon and when he went to pick up his tuxedo, the shop was closed. Grandpa overhears Esther crying and offers to escort Esther to her last dance in St. Louis. She graciously accepts and tries to enjoy her evening in spite of her broken heart over not attending with John.

19. Why is Esther unable to attend the Christmas dance with the boy next door?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: The tailors was closed before he could pick up his tux

John tells Esther right before the dance, that he did not get to the tailors in time to pick up his tux. The shop is closed and John has no way of finding the tailor, Esther tearfully accepts his apology.

20. Where was Mr. Smith wanting to move the family?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: New York

21. After the dance, Esther sings, "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" to Tootie, who is sad about moving. Crying, Tootie races out of her bedroom. Where does she go?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: Backyard

Tootie destroys the snowmen the family had made earlier that day. She is convinced that they will never be able to build snowmen again in New York, especially if they live in an apartment. Esther comforts her, telling her there will be lots of good times in New York as long as they are together as a family.

22. Who ends up taking Esther to the Christmas dance?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: Grandpa

Grandpa can hear Esther crying through her bedroom wall. He offers to escort her, so she can go to the last dance they will attend in St. Louis. Every time I watch this movie I wonder why he didn't just offer to loan John his tux? That would have made Esther REALLY happy!

23. What did Tootie and Agnes throw on the track to make the trolley go off?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: A dummie

24. What song does Esther sing to Tootie, that causes Tootie to burst into tears and smash her snow people?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

When Esther gets home from the dance, she finds Tootie awake and looking out her bedroom window. She is looking at the snow people she built in the yard. Esther is trying to tell her how wonderful their new life will be, and that as long as they have each other they will always be happy. Esther sings Tootie a song but it becomes very melancholy. Tootie becomes upset and runs outside and smashes her snow people. Papa sees this and feels horrible. He wakes everyone up and announces to his family that they will not move after all!

25. What was Esther's excuse for John Truitt to accompany her through the house to turn off the lights?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: she was afraid of mice

26. At the St. Louis World Fair, what technology is premiered?

From Quiz "Meet Me In St. Louis" with Judy Garland

Answer: outdoor electricity

All of the buildings at the fair light up and this scene is actually historically correct as outdoor electricity was introduced at the St. Louis World's Fair in 1904. In the end of the movie, all of the Smiths are happy - Rose and Warren are together, Esther and John are engaged, Lucille and Lon are an item, and the entire family is staying in St. Louis. Thanks for playing!

27. Ok, the Smith Family has had a lot of ups and downs. Esther and the boy next door are in love, Rose and Warren are engaged, and the family is staying in St. Louis. Where is the family at the end of the movie?

From Quiz Meet Me In St. Louis

Answer: At The St. Louis World's Fair

The whole Smith Family and the people they love made it to the fair! It is a warm wonderful ending, filled with fireworks, song and romance. Ain't love grand?

28. What sport does John Truitt play?

From Quiz Meet Me in St. Louis

Answer: basketball

He was at basketball practice the night he needed to pick up his tuxedo for the dance. And it closed before he could pick up.

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